Grottammare

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Grottammare
Comune
Città di Grottammare
View from the old town
View from the old town
Coat of arms of Grottammare
Coat of arms
Grottammare is located in Italy
Grottammare
Grottammare
Location of Grottammare in Italy
Coordinates: 42°59′23″N 13°51′57″E / 42.98972°N 13.86583°E / 42.98972; 13.86583Coordinates: 42°59′23″N 13°51′57″E / 42.98972°N 13.86583°E / 42.98972; 13.86583
Country Italy
Region Marche
Province Ascoli Piceno (AP)
Frazioni Ischia
Government
 • Mayor Enrico Piergallini (since May 2013)
Area
 • Total 17.66 km2 (6.82 sq mi)
Elevation 4 m (13 ft)
Population (31 October 2017)
 • Total 16,130
 • Density 910/km2 (2,400/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Grottammaresi
Time zone UTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code 63066
Dialing code 0735
Patron saint Saint Paternian
Saint day 10 July
Website Official website

Grottammare is a town and comune on Italy's Adriatic coast, in the province of Ascoli Piceno, Marche region.

The town is crossed by the 43rd parallel north. Economy is mostly based on summer tourism; other sectors include food and vegetables production, mechanics, and commerce.

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